Jennie Spencer-Churchill CI RRC DStJ (née Jerome; 9 January 1854 – 29 June 1921), known as Lady Randolph Churchill, was an American-born British socialite, the wife of Lord Randolph Churchill, and the mother of British prime minister Sir Winston Churchill.
Jennie Spencer-Churchill CI RRC DStJ (née Jerome), better known as Lady Randolph Churchill, was a British socialite born in America. The wife and later widow of Lord Randolph Churchill, she garnered widespread attention due to her son, Sir Winston Churchill, who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom between 1940 and 1945.
People also ask
What was Lord Randolph Churchills job?
Who are the historians of the Churchill family?
Who is Jennie Jerome Churchill?
Who was Lady Randolph and what did she do?
Jennie Jerome Churchill, née Jeanette Jerome, formally Lady Randolph Churchill, (born January 9, 1854, Brooklyn, New York, U.S.—died June 29, 1921, London, England), American-born society figure, remembered chiefly as the wife of Lord Randolph Churchill and mother of Sir Winston Churchill, prime minister of Great Britain (1940–45, 1951–55).
Apr 15, 2019 · 5 Peregrine Churchill and Julian Mitchell, Jennie, Lady Randolph Churchill (London: Collins, 1974), 108-09. 6 WSC to Jennie (JSC), 2 November 1894, Churchill Archives Centre (CAC), CHAR 28/20/45-46. 7 JSC to WSC, 24 December, CAC, CHAR 1/8/81–82. 8 JSC to WSC, 26 February 1897, CAC, CHAR 1/8/91–93.
Biography American-British socialite who became prominent in London society after a move to Paris at the age of 13 and a move to England at the age of 19. She was described as a panther with lithe grace, indefinable magic and ambition. In 1874 she married Lord Randolph.
- Jeanette Jerome
- Brooklyn (Kings County), New York, 40n38, 73w56
- 9 January 1854
- Gender: F
Lady Randolph Churchill : a biography. Vol. 2, the dramatic years, 1895-1921 Item Preview
Nov 29, 2007 · Known in history as Lady Randolph Churchill, Jennie Spencer Churchill was born in Brooklyn, NY to a wealthy family in 1854. Renowned for her beauty, as well as for being a socialite, Jennie was also a talented musician and was quite adept at playing the piano. She worked as a magazine editor.
May 19, 2019 · Lady Randolph Churchill : biography 09 January 1854 – 29 June 1921 Lady Randolph Churchill, CI DStJ (9 January 1854 – 29 June 1921), born Jeanette Jerome, was the American-born British wife of Lord Randolph Churchill and the mother of British Prime Minister Winston Churchill.
Lady Randolph Churchill, Winston's mother, was quite a woman. A product of her time, education, social standing, and wealth, Jennie's storied beauty enabled her to lead a life that was as surprising as it was incomprehensible by today's standards.
- W. W. Norton & Company
- Anne Sebba
- related to: lady randolph churchill biography